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Thomas B. Buell and Walter M. Whitehill collection on Ernest J. King

 Collection
Identifier: MSC-037.2
Overview This collection consists of research materials collected by Thomas B. Buell, author and retired naval officer, for his biography of Fleet Admiral Ernest J. King entitled, Master of sea power and by Walter M. Whitehill, author and historian, for his biography on King, A Naval record.

Thomas B. Buell collection on Raymond A. Spruance

 Collection
Identifier: MSC-037.1
Content Description Research materials relating to the life and career of ADM Raymond A. Spruance, USN, including copies of the letters of ADM Spruance to Mrs. Spruance 1942–45; Copies of correspondence between ADM Spruance and Arthur Sproul 1951–65; Copies of correspondence between ADM Spruance and Emmel Forrestel 1961–68; Copies of correspondence between ADM Spruance and E.B. Potter, 1959–65; Correspondence of CDR Thomas B. Buell regarding Spruance, 1970–73; Copies of the Fitness Reports of ADM Spruance,...

Early records of the U.S. Naval War College

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-01
Overview Correspondence, memoranda, lists, contracts, inventories, military and naval orders, and plans regarding the early administration and curriculum of the Naval War College, new building construction, and items relating to the establishment of a naval coaling station in Narraganset Bay. Also included are journals and letterpress copybooks kept by past NWC presidents Charles Stockton and French Chadwick.

Ingraham family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSC-353
Overview The Ingraham family first immigrated to the United States in the seventeenth century from Great Britain, with many settling in South Carolina where they became a seafaring family with strong connections to both the U.S. Navy and the Navy of the Confederate States. This collection includes ships’ logs and reminiscences maintained by members of the Ingraham family while on board serving in either the U.S. Navy of the Confederate Navy during the American Civil War.

International Seapower Symposium records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-22
Overview The International Seapower Symposium (ISS) is a biennial meeting held at the U.S. Naval War College (NWC), hosted by the Chief of Naval Operations and the President, U.S. Naval War College. This record group consists of correspondence, reports, publications, photographs, audio cassettes, digital media (floppy disks and compact discs, etc), and digital files documenting the organization and proceedings of each symposium.

Alfred Thayer Mahan papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSC-017
Overview This collection consists of lectures, letters, and other documents kept by Alfred T. Mahan, naval officer, renowned maritime historian, and past president of the Naval War College.

Manuscript Items

 Collection
Identifier: MSC-364
Scope and Contents This collection consists of single manuscripts items from past NWC presidents, faculty, and staff, as well as other other naval officers and military service members from Rhode Island and the surrounding area. These items include correspondence, journals, reports, certificates, commissions, scrapbooks, and other ephemera that relate to the history of the U.S. Naval War College, the history of navies in the Narragansett Bay region, and the history of naval warfare and strategy.

Stephen McCarthy papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSC-064
Overview Lieutenant Stephen McCarthy (1859-1938) served in the U.S. Navy from 1887 until his retirement in 1923. He retired in Newport, Rhode Island. His papers include naval commissions from various promotions in the U.S. Navy.

William S. Sims papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSC-168
Content Description Personal letters sent to his parents, siblings, friend Jones and his wife, Anne Hitchcock Sims, 1882–1925; Letters received from Navy Department regarding assignment; Letters comment on travels, places visited, family matters, politics and rebellions in the Caribbean, ship’s movements, health, social life in port, shipboard life, Hawaiian politics, life in Paris, France, French lessons, Sino-Japanese War, position as Naval Attaché in Paris and St. Petersburg, travels through Europe, criticism...

Charles H. Stockton papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSC-056
Overview Official and semi-official correspondence regarding naval career and Naval War College, 1866–1908; Holograph reminiscences, 1866; Personal Diary, 1904; Journals of ship’s cruises in USS Thetis and USS Yorktown and USS Kentucky 1889–1902; Published Books; Miscellany, including newspaper clippings, photographs and certificates, 1886–1936; Diary of Mrs. Stockton, London, England 1903–1905.

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Moore, Charles J. 2
Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966 2
Sims, William Sowden, 1858-1936 2
United States. Joint Chiefs of Staff 2
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Aldrich, Nelson W. (Nelson Wilmarth), 1841-1915 1
Almgren, Neal, 1915-1984 1
Barber, Charles F., 1917-2012 1
Bieri, Bernhard H. (Bernhard Henry), 1889-1971 1
Bismarck (Battleship) 1
Bogart, Gerald S., 1914- 1
Bogart, Margaret Spruance, 1919-1996 1
Braun, Boynton L. 1
Braun, Mary 1
Buell, Marilyn 1
Bull, Cornelius H. 1
Byrd, Richard Evelyn, 1888-1957 1
Cannon, Robert M. (Robert Mylchrist), 1901-1976 1
Chadwick, French Ensor, 1844-1919 1
Chandler, William E. (William Eaton), 1835-1917 1
Confederate States of America. Navy 1
Daniels, Josephus, 1862-1948 1
Dietrich, Neil K. (Neil Kittrell), 1901-1982 1
Dolphin (Schooner) 1
Eccles, Henry E. (Henry Effingham), 1898-1986 1
Forrestal, James, 1892-1949 1
Forrestel, Emmet Peter, 1898- 1
Ginna, Robert Emmett 1
Goodrich, Caspar F. (Caspar Frederick), 1847-1925 1
Hall, Wilburn B. (Wilburn Briggs), 1838-1912 1
Harrison, Benjamin, 1833-1901 1
Herbert, Hilary A. (Hilary Abner), 1834-1919 1
Hitchcock family 1
Hitchcock, Margaret Dwight, 1878-1926 1
Hopkins, Harry L. (Harry Lloyd), 1890-1946 1
Ingraham family 1
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Ingraham, John H. 1
International Seapower Symposium 1
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King family 1
King, Ernest J., Jr., 1922-1990 1
King, Ernest Joseph, 1878-1956 1
Knight, Austin Melvin, 1854-1927 1
Knox, Dudley Wright, 1877-1960 1
Lacy, William Sterling Byrd, 1910-1978 1
Lansdale, Edward Geary, 1908-1987 1
Lovett, Ralph B., 1890-1977 1
Luce, Stephen Bleecker, 1827-1917 1
MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964 1
Mahan, Helen Evans, 1873-1963 1
Marshall, George C. (George Catlett), 1880-1959 1
Mason, George C. (George Champlin), 1820-1894 1
Matter, Elizabeth, 1915-1989 1
McCann, Allan R. (Allan Rockwell), 1896-1978 1
McCarthy, Stephen, 1859-1938 1
McKinley, William, 1843-1901 1
Merrell, John Porter, 1846-1916 1
Moreno, John A., 1908- 1
Morison, Samuel Eliot, 1887-1976 1
Naval War College (U.S.). Naval Historical Collection 1
Orem, Howard E. 1
Perry, Raymond R., 1894-1925 1
Pihl, Charlotte E., 1899-1979 1
Pihl, Paul E., 1898-1991 1
Piper, Ferdinand, 1812-1844 1
Plymouth (Ship) 1
Potter, E. B. (Elmer Belmont), 1908- 1
Quill, Berkeley C. 1
Rice, Robert Henry, 1903-1994 1
Robbins, Thomas H. (Thomas Hinckley), 1900-1972 1
Rodgers, William Ledyard, 1860-1940 1
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 1
Russell, George L., 1929- 1
Schley, Winfield Scott, 1839-1911 1
Shepley, Sarah Hitchcock, 1870-1957 1
Sims family 1
Sims, Anne Hitchcock, 1875-1960 1
Smedberg, William R. (William Renwick), 1902-1994 1
Sperry, Charles S. (Charles Stillman), 1847-1911 1
Sproul, Arthur 1
Spruance family 1
Spruance, Margaret, 1888-1985 1
Spruance, Raymond Ames, 1886-1969 1
Stark, Harold R. (Harold Raynsford), 1880-1972 1
Stockton, Charles H., 1845-1924 1
Taylor, H. C. (Henry Clay), 1845-1904 1
Tracy, Benjamin F. (Benjamin Franklin), 1830-1915 1
United States Naval Torpedo Station (Newport, R.I.) 1
United States. Department of the Navy 1
Van den Berg, Elizabeth King, 1907-1986 1
Wellings, Joseph H. (Joseph Harold), 1903- 1
Wheeler, Gerald E. 1
Whitehill, Walter Muir, 1905-1978 1
Wilson, George Grafton, 1863-1951 1
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